LUCEM and Holcim Germany are cooperating now

Hamburg/ Aachen, August 20th 2019 – In June 2019, LUCEM (producer of light- transmitting concrete elements) and the building materials producer Holcim Germany and its subsidiary VETRA Betonfertigteilwerk GmbH signed a cooperation agreement. The aim of the cooperation is to use the strenghts of the partners for optimized production and improved sales channels as well as to jointly develop further new ideas for translucent cocnrete products. Design and lighting technology are at LUCEM, Holcim is primarily concerned with the concrete, including raw materials, large-scale production in its own precast concrete plants of the subsidiary VETRA Betonfertigteilwerk GmbH as well as new marketing and distribution channels.

“I am looking forword to further cooperate. This is where partners come together who excellently complement each other with their strengths and thus further increase the innovative forces.” says Thorsten Hahn, CEO of Holcim (Germany) GmbH.

“The coooperation with the Holcim (Germany) Group gives or young company access to excellent production facilities as well as international market access via the global network.” says Dr.-Ing. Andreas Roye, founder and CEO of LUCEM GmbH.

The cooperation partners recently launched the first joint communication measures: Holcim introduces LUCEM solutions in the new architectural concrete brochure.

About Holcim

Holcim is one of the leading manufacturers of building materials in Germany. Whether large or small projects: The employees of the companies of the Holcim Germany Group develop tailor-made solutions for craftsmen, builders, architects and engineers. Products such as cement, aggregates, ready-mix concrete or precast concrete products, as well as other services, provide solutions to some of society’s greatest challenges: creating spaces for living and working, building infrastructure, faciliating mobility, secureng energy supplies or realizing innovation. Holcim employs around 2.100 people at more than 150 locations in Germany and the Netherlands and is part of the world’s leading building material group LafargeHolcim Ltd.